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Jean Van Deursen Dilley Knowles
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1915
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1995
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA

Jean was a cousin

"Palestine Herald-Press"

Services for Jean Dilley Knowles of Palestine, were held on Friday at First Presbyterian Church with Rev. W.S. Blanton and Dr. Jeff Cover officiating. Burial was in New Addition Cemetery (burial was in EAST HILL in the family plot) under direction of Bailey & Foster Funeral Home. Mrs. Knowles died Wednesday at Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.

She was born in Palestine to Clarence V. and Sammie Belle (Campbell) Dilley. She was a lifetime resident of Palestine and a member of First Presbyterian Church.

Mrs. Knowles attended Randolph Macon College in Virginia and was a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.

She was a founding member of the Meleterion Study Club of Palestine and was active in many civic and philanthropic organizations.

She is survived by her husband, W.M. Knowles; sons, Bill Knowles, and Dr. David Knowles; and four grandsons.

Pallbearers will be Bill Knowles, David Knowles, Drew S. Wommack, Thomas C. Wommack, Mitchell C. Wommack, Tom Broyles, Barrett Broyles, Henry Davenport, and William B. Campbell.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Clarence Van Deursen Dilley (1887 - 1937)
  Sammie Belle Campbell Dilley (1889 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  William M. Knowles (1915 - 2002)
 
 Children:
  William McMillan Knowles (1942 - 2007)*
  David Dilley Knowles (1944 - 2004)*
 
 Sibling:
  Jean Van Deursen Dilley Knowles (1915 - 1995)
  Frances Dilley Broyles (1918 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Palestine City Cemetery
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Plot: 09-07
 
Maintained by: Candice xo
Originally Created by: Bernard-Trigg
Record added: Apr 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19140889
Jean Van Deursen <i>Dilley</i> Knowles
Added by: Lanny Medlin
 
Jean Van Deursen <i>Dilley</i> Knowles
Added by: Harold N. Womble
 
Jean Van Deursen <i>Dilley</i> Knowles
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- Lanny Medlin
 Added: Jul. 30, 2010

- Candice xo
 Added: Feb. 4, 2010
Rest in peace cousin.
- Candice xo
 Added: Sep. 11, 2009
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